Posts Tagged "raising finance"

Are You Ready to Secure Business Funding? (Funding Series 3)

Posted by on Aug 16, 2013 in Financing | 0 comments

Now that (from our previous posts) you know about the wide range of funding available, it’s time to take a look at the process of securing that funding. Whether you decide to go with debt or equity financing, there’s a universal factor involved in being approved. Your business absolutely, positively must be perceived as a good risk by your potential source of funding. For that reason, you must be fully prepared for intense scrutiny of every aspect of your company. Although the procedures and processes may differ slightly from one source of funding to another, two rules of thumb will serve across the board: Rule One in Securing Business Funding: Be prepared. Rule Two...

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Types of Business Financing (Funding Series 1)

Posted by on Aug 2, 2013 in Financing | 0 comments

As almost every business owner now knows, bank loans have long been the traditional source of business support, but things are different now.  With a tough economy that is just now starting to get back on its feet (depending who you listen to or believe!), many businesses are turning to other resources in their search for funding (or business financing). No matter what business you’re in—and for whatever reason you need funding—there are two major types of business financing to consider: debt and equity. Debt Financing Your first option is Debt Financing, the most straightforward funding alternative. Debt financing usually requires periodic interest payments and...

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